'Conor Kelly’s evocative electronic project is indicative of the burgeoning talent on display.' - (Nialler9)
‘I’m really fond of this track. I’m a fan of all the noises and the bass.’ - Tom Ravenscroft (BBC 6 Radio)
‘Chósta is a captivating electronic artist.’ - (HotPress Magazine)
‘Chósta‘s down-tempo, Balearic sounds are somewhat of an escapism during the testing times we currently find ourselves submerged in.’ - Sam Greenwood (FourFour Magazine)
‘The Dublin producer’s world-building skills are in full focus in his new EP.’ - Dylan Murphy (District Magazine)
Chósta (pronounced Coast - ah) is the moniker of Conor Kelly. The Irish electronic producer and artist from the seaside Dublin town of Donabate makes music inspired by his coastal surroundings with nods to Boards of Canada, Mount Kimbie and Burial. Chósta's music has received airplay from BBC Radio 6, 98FM and 2XM, as well as attention from Nialler9, Hot Press, District Magazine, FourFour Magazine, GoldenPlec and The Thin Air, amongst others. Early performances have included support slots for Real Lies and Lone Lady in Dublin. In 2022 he supported the legendary Caribou at Dublin's Iveagh Gardens. He was named in Nialler9's 30 Best New Irish Artists of 2021 and his single 'Late Night Jazz Radio' was also included in the best 100 Irish tracks of the year.